We’ve been working on a new book about the history of WordPress drawing on dozens of interviews with the original folks involved and extensive research. It’s not ready yet, but for the tenth anniversary of WordPress we’d like to make a chapter available, On forking WordPress, forks in general, early WordPress, and the community, which you can download below in the following formats:

Jazzers and Release Dates

WordPress core developers share a love of jazz music, and all our major releases are named in honor of jazz musicians we personally admire. Here’s a list of releases and the musicians they were named for. You can listen to a Last.fm station of all the musicians we named a release for.

Version Musician Date
.70 No musician chosen. 2003(e)ko maiatzaren 27(a)
1.0 Miles Davis 2004(e)ko urtarrilaren 3(a)
1.2 Charles Mingus 2004(e)ko maiatzaren 22(a)
1.5 Billy Strayhorn 2005(e)ko otsailaren 17(a)
2.0 Duke Ellington 2005(e)ko abenduaren 31(a)
2.1 Ella Fitzgerald 2007(e)ko urtarrilaren 22(a)
2.2 Stan Getz 2007(e)ko maiatzaren 16(a)
2.3 Dexter Gordon 2007(e)ko irailaren 24(a)
2.5 Michael Brecker 2008(e)ko martxoaren 29(a)
2.6 McCoy Tyner 2008(e)ko uztailaren 15(a)
2.7 John Coltrane 2008(e)ko abenduaren 10(a)
2.8 Chet Baker 2009(e)ko ekainaren 11(a)
2.9 Carmen McRae 2009(e)ko abenduaren 18(a)
3.0 Thelonious Monk 2010(e)ko ekainaren 17(a)
3.1 Django Reinhardt 2011(e)ko otsailaren 23(a)
3.2 George Gershwin 2011(e)ko uztailaren 4(a)
3.3 Sonny Stitt 2011(e)ko abenduaren 12(a)
3.4 Grant Green 2012(e)ko ekainaren 13(a)
3.5 Elvin Jones 2012(e)ko abenduaren 11(a)
3.6 Oscar Peterson 2013(e)ko abuztuaren 1(a)
3.7 Count Basie 2013(e)ko urriaren 24(a)
3.8 Charlie Parker 2013(e)ko abenduaren 12(a)
3.9 Jimmy Smith 2014(e)ko apirilaren 16(a)
4.0 Benny Goodman 2014(e)ko irailaren 4(a)
4.1 Dinah Washington 2014(e)ko abenduaren 18(a)
4.2 Bud Powell 2015(e)ko apirilaren 23(a)
4.3 Billie Holiday 2015(e)ko abuztuaren 18(a)
4.4 Clifford Brown 2015(e)ko abenduaren 8(a)
4.5 Coleman Hawkins 2016(e)ko apirilaren 12(a)
4.6 Pepper Adams 2016(e)ko abuztuaren 16(a)
4.7 Sarah Vaughan 2016(e)ko abenduaren 6(a)
4.8 Bill Evans 2017(e)ko ekainaren 8(a)
4.9 Billy Tipton 2017(e)ko azaroaren 15(a)
5.0 Bebo Vald├ęs 2018(e)ko abenduaren 6(a)